Grace Ge Gabriel

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What the future holds this World Elephant Day

11. August 2017
What the future holds this World Elephant Day

Grace Ge Gabriel Aug 11 2017 I have never felt as optimistic for elephants as I feel today on this World Elephant Day 2017. read more
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China is moving in the right direction for elephants

30. Juni 2017
China is moving in the right direction for elephants

Grace Ge Gabriel Jun 30 2017 On a hot and humid afternoon in early June, I testified in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China in support of the government’s proposed law to ban elephant ivory trade. read more
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China to shut down one-third of country’s ivory trading outlets

31. März 2017
China to shut down one-third of country’s ivory trading outlets

Grace Ge Gabriel Mar 31 2017
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Beijing Raptor Rescue Center and GoPro team up for Birds of Prey

27. Januar 2017

Grace Ge Gabriel Jan 27 2017 In 2001, The Beijing Raptor Rescue Center (BRRC) was founded to rescue and rehabilitate birds of prey in China. Raptors are protected by Chinese law, and they are threatened from habitat loss to illegal trade. At BRRC, staff have rescued over 4,000 birds of prey – more than...
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Ban ivory trade, China’s New Year present to Elephants

30. Dezember 2016
Ban ivory trade, China’s New Year present to Elephants

Grace Ge Gabriel Fri, 30/12/2016 I am overwhelmed with joy, even though this announcement has been much anticipated. I read and re-read the text on the red letterhead of the Central Government office, pinching myself, trying to believe this is really happening. Images of elephants, hundreds of them gunned down by poachers just to...
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Wildlife campaign reaches more than 11 million Chinese netizens

15. November 2016
Wildlife campaign reaches more than 11 million Chinese netizens

Grace Ge Gabriel Tue, 11/15/2016 On November 11th, China’s biggest shopping day, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) launched a new campaign to dissuade consumption of endangered species. 11.11, also called “Singles Day,” has now become the world’s largest online shopping period. read more
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Vietnam to destroy confiscated ivory, rhino horn

11. November 2016
Vietnam to destroy confiscated ivory, rhino horn

Grace Ge Gabriel Fri, 11/11/2016 On the eve of Hanoi hosting the Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade next week, the government of Vietnam will crush, burn, then bury in Hanoi's Soc Son District more than two tonnes of ivory and 70 kilos of rhino horn, according to government sources. read more
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No on split-listing: Give elephants equal protections across Africa

7. September 2016
No on split-listing: Give elephants equal protections across Africa

Grace Ge Gabriel Wed, 09/07/2016 If you cross this river, your ivory will be worth more than your life! read more
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Beijing rescue center releases 8 common kestrels after rehabilitation

22. August 2016
Beijing rescue center releases 8 common kestrels after rehabilitation

Grace Ge Gabriel Mon, 08/22/2016 The Beijing Raptor Rescue Center (BRRC) released eight common kestrels at the Ming Tombs in the Changping District of Beijing today. Five rescuers and their families joined in the release. read more
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China’s amended wildlife law lacks teeth

7. Juli 2016
China’s amended wildlife law lacks teeth

Grace Ge Gabriel Thu, 07/07/2016 Amending China’s 26-year-old Wildlife Protection Law was highly anticipated among wildlife advocates around the world. read more
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New Study: Legal Ivory Trade Backfired, Unleashed Elephant Poaching Crisis

14. Juni 2016
New Study: Legal Ivory Trade Backfired, Unleashed Elephant Poaching Crisis

Grace Ge Gabriel Tue, 06/14/2016 Having worked a long time protecting elephants from commercial ivory trade and understanding the dynamics of demand from Chinese consumers, I have always been sure that the 2008 one-off stockpile sale was a bad idea, as we had warned before it was executed. read more
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US-China Dialogue generates new hope for elephants

7. Juni 2016
US-China Dialogue generates new hope for elephants

Grace Ge Gabriel Tue, 06/07/2016 The Obama Administration finalized new rul read more
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